Director of Marketing and Communications
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) seeks a Director of Marketing and Communications to join the organization at an exciting time of institutional accomplishment and growth. This position will work collaboratively to continue to increase brand visibility and maintain upward trends in subscription and box office revenue.
The Director of Marketing and Communications creates, plans, and oversees all marketing and communication initiatives of CMS. The Director is responsible for all strategizing, budgetary, and digital initiatives of the department; supervises all activities of marketing, public relations, and ticketing services, overseeing a staff of 6 full-time in addition to interns, volunteers, and house managers, and provides direct support to other departments. The position oversees customer service policies and concert activities, and directs and expands the use of the Tessitura database. In addition to New York City activities, the Director provides varying levels of marketing support for national and international tour dates and residencies; and monitors and directs proper execution of the CMS brand across all materials and platforms. The Director is the primary liaison to advertising agencies, graphic designers, web designers, the Alice Tully Hall Box Office, front-of-house staff, and to other outside vendors. Direct reports include: Assistant Director, Audience and Ticketing Services; Assistant Director, Marketing and Digital Content; Public Relations Manager; Marketing Associate; Audience and Ticketing Services Associate; Audience and Ticketing Services Assistant. The Director reports to the Executive Director.
The Director of Marketing and Communications should have 5 years of related experience with at least 3 years in a leadership role managing a complex marketing department with proven success managing subscription and single ticket campaigns; significant knowledge of the classical music repertoire; excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively with a broad range of constituents; knowledge of emerging media with a proven track record of implementing new technology; excellent design sensibility, creativity, and flexibility; strong problem solving ability; high energy and enthusiasm. Knowledge of and facility with Tessitura a plus.
Salary competitive; excellent benefits. E-mail cover letter and resume to Director of Marketing Search at DirMark@chambermusicsociety.org. NO CALLS PLEASE.
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in its workforce.